When the red roses fade and wither, And the box of chocolates is empty. When today is just a memory, Will you still be mine? Is our relationship durable? Will it stand the test of time? When we grow old and wrinkled, Will you still be mine? Written for FOWC with Fandango–durable Continue reading A Question On Valentine’s Day
“It was in the depth of winter that I realised that within me lay an invincible summer.” I read this somewhere many years ago and liked it so much that I wrote it down in the notebook in which I kept my to-do lissts and phone numbers. This was way back in a prehistoric time when I didn’t have a cell phone. I have forgotten … Continue reading One Liner Wednesday February 13th 2019
Rory, who blogs at A Guy Called Bloke & K9 Doodlepip, asks insightful questions about blogging. Here are some of them together with my answers: Have you ever considered … the impact you have on people? So do you think you do and can and if so, is that important to you? Yes I would like to flatter myself that I do have an impact … Continue reading A Blogger’s Impact
Another sunrise Another day. A new beginning, Today is Monday. Another week, another chance, To do everything a better way ! Have a great week ahead everyone ! You might also enjoy: Monday Morning Blues & 5 ways to beat them Image : courtesy Unsplash Continue reading Another sunrise, another Monday
Norbert sat in a corner of the school canteen, eating a solitary lunch. He was a new student having joined just a week ago. But he did not expect to make any friends even when he was no longer new. He had braces on his teeth and also wore glasses.These impediments made him a favourite target for bullies. In the short time he had been … Continue reading The Worm Turns
Toxic people are best avoided. They suck all the happiness out of the air around them. They can cause practical difficulties in your life so it is important to recognise them. 1. Friends who expect you to be there for them always but never return the favour. 2. Relatives who ruin family gatherings with snide remarks and criticism. 3. Co-workers who waste … Continue reading Toxic People To Avoid
” It was the bestof times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season of Darkness, it was the spring of hope, it was the winter of despair, we had everything before us, we … Continue reading One Liner Wednesday February 6-2019
Kristian at talesfromthemindofkristian tagged me for Tell the Story Challenge with this picture. This picture reminds me of a book I read as a child. I think it was set in 19th century America. I have forgotten the name of the book and the author but I think I remember some of the story. It was about a little girl called Melissa Ann Mitford who … Continue reading Tell the Story Challenge 2
I am sure, like me, you must often have been faced with the dilemma of the perfect gift for the perfect hostess (or the less than perfect gift for the not so perfect hostess). Taking a small token of appreciation is customary when going to a party or even a courtesy call. Yet, the search for the perfect hostess gift can at times be … Continue reading FINDING THE PERFECT HOSTESS GIFT
The beautiful pumpkin was a fitting end to an exquisite meal.
My compliments to the chef! Continue reading My compliments to the chef !